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february, 2021

07feb11:00 am12:15 pmCall Me By Your Name author André Aciman interview11:00 am - 12:15 pm Your Computer, Palm Springs 92263Event Categories:Fun & GamesOrder your ticket/s here

Event Details

  • Gay Desert Guide's Fun & Games Dept and TheMenEvent.com present Call Me By Your Name author André Aciman interview
  • Come hear Professor Franco Mormando interview author André Aciman about LGBTQ themes in his writing, in Call Me By Your Name and other works
  • Writer Andre Aciman is the author, among other things, of 5 novels, including Call Me By Your Name, winner of the 2007 Lambda Literary Award for Gay Fiction, and the source for director Luca Guadagnino's prize-winning 2017 screen adaptation—as well as a more recently published sequel, Find Me.
  • In this live Zoom event, Professor Franco Mormando, a distinguished scholar of Italian culture and gay studies and professor at Boston College (and a colleague of Aciman's at graduate school at Harvard) will interview Aciman about LGBTQ themes in his work, both in these 2 gay-themed novels and elsewhere.
  • Author Bio
  • André Aciman is a Distinguished Professor of Comparative Literature at CUNY Graduate Center and the author of 12 books, including several books of essays, the memoir Out of Egypt (winner of the 1995 Whiting Award), and five novels, including Call Me By Your Name, winner of the 2007 Lambda Literary Award for Gay Fiction.
  • Moderator Bio
  • Franco Mormando is a Professor of Italian Literature at Boston College. He is the author of 2 books on the artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini, as well as many interdisciplinary articles on Italian literature and history, and he has curated several museum exhibits on Italian art.

Time

(Sunday) 11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Location

Your Computer

Palm Springs 92263

TICKET PRICING

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